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  • His favourite word is meeting.

Liberal MP for Don Valley West (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 54% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter People of all ages have gotten ahead since 2015 in Don Valley West; found their first job, built their businesses &… https://t.co/qkw5HA4CPd

Posted on Twitter Veterans gave years of their lives in service, so too their families. Caring for them is a most solemn responsibili… https://t.co/iXGXJQd21k

Posted on Twitter Promise made, promise kept! 9 out of 10 families are already getting more money with the Canada Child Benefit - hel… https://t.co/A7AAJxTDL9

Posted on Twitter Very few door openings this morning on my canvass. The one (and only!) downside of the lowest unemployment rate in… https://t.co/hGLanA0x6z

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Welcoming new Canadian citizens is one of my favourite parts of being a Member of Parliament. Qasim has become a fr… https://t.co/vir4yqKovr

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter I'm proud of what we've accomplished together in Don Valley West since 2015. On October 21, I need you to… https://t.co/Tz51sMPFUv

Three months ago

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Meeting Requested by Four Members of the Committee to Discuss their Request ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I want to thank all the committee members on both sides for being here and for exercising both their privilege and their ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Export of Military Goods from Canada Mr. Speaker, pursuant to Standing Order 32(2), I have the honour to table, in both official languages, the 2018 report on exports of military goods from ...

Voted Yes on Vote #1379 on Bill C-75 Amend the Criminal Code, the Youth Criminal Justice Act and other Acts and to make ...

Voted Yes on Vote #1378 on Bill C-75 Amend the Criminal Code, the Youth Criminal Justice Act and other Acts and to make ...

Voted Yes on Vote #1377 Private Members' Business M-173 (Diabetes Awareness Month)

Voted No on Vote #1376 on Bill C-331 Amend the Federal Courts Act (international promotion and protection of human rights)

Voted Yes on Vote #1375 Ways and Means motion No. 34

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Subject Matter of Bill C-100, An Act to implement the Agreement between ... Thank you, Mr. Dhaliwal. My question is for Ms. Dey from the Council of Canadians. My question is regarding your modelling on the effects of a ...

Spoke in the House on Softwood Lumber Mr. Speaker, with all due respect, the Conservatives simply do not know what they are talking about on this issue. Our government saw the consequences of ...

Spoke in the House on Canada-United States-Mexico Agreement Implementation Act Mr. Speaker, let us be very clear about this deal. Canadians asked for a good deal, and they got a good deal. Canadians recognized that it ...

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, as with every issue, our priority is the best interests of Canada and Canadians. We have ensured that China is well aware of every ...

Spoke in the House on International Trade Mr. Speaker, that member in particular should know that the new NAFTA is a great deal for labour and for auto workers, especially those in her ...

Spoke in the House on Forestry Industry Mr. Speaker, we strongly disagree with U.S. tariffs on softwood lumber. These are punitive duties. They are unfair. They are deeply troubling. Our government will take ...

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, I want to thank the member for his concern about this topic, which I think is shared throughout this House. We have expressed serious ...

Spoke in the House on Government Policies Mr. Speaker, I would like to thank you, the table officers and all the pages for the tremendous work in ensuring the effectiveness of the 42nd ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Situations in Somalia, South Sudan and the Democratic Republic of Congo Yes a voice without vote, my role. Mr. Chair, thank you for this opportunity. It's great to be on this committee now as parliamentary secretary. In ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Subject Matter of Bill C-97, An Act to implement certain provisions of ... Yes. I have another concern from the other side of this equation, and it may be I'm seeing the glass half full, as opposed to the ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Settlement Services Across Canada Before I suspend, I want to welcome students from Trinity Western University. When I notice a group come in, I always wonder who they are. It's ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Briefing on the Changes to the Caregiver Program Yes, it's just a matter of getting notice to people to come. If we can get this passed, then I'm going to tell you about your ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Subject Matter of Bill C-91, An Act respecting Indigenous languages Thank you, Professor. This is helpful. First, I want to give you a chance to add in writing anything else that you think would be helpful ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Settlement Services Across Canada I call this meeting to order. This is the 142nd meeting of the Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration. Welcome, witnesses, as we begin our second ...

Mentioned by Times Colonist MPs agree to urgent summer study of asylum seekers surge "I believe what the committee decided today was to ensure that Canadians hear the truth, get the story from the government about what their work is, what they are doing, what remains to be done," said Liberal MP and committee chairman Rob Oliphant ...

Mentioned by Hill Times MPs defend taking trips paid by lobbyists, foreign governments, but some say the practice needs review From left: Liberal MP Rob Oliphant, Conservative MP Mike Lake, Liberal MP Ali Ehsassi, Conservative MP James Bezan, and Liberal MP Anita Vandenbeld are some of the 72 MPs who went on sponsored trips abroad in 2017. The Hill Times file photograph ...

Mentioned by indiablooms Canada: Republic Day celebrations are a depiction of unity in diversity of India, says Indian Consulate General in ... Dinesh Bhatia, Consul General of India, Toronto, senior officials from the Consulate, dignitaries like John Tory, Mayor of Toronto; MP Rob Oliphant; Dipika Damerla, Ontario Mi media nister of Seniors Affairs in the Cabinet of Premier Kathlaneen Wynne ...

Mentioned by indiablooms Canada: Republic Day celebrations are a depiction of unity in diversity of India, says Indian Consulate General in ... Dinesh Bhatia, Consul General of India, Toronto, senior officials from the Consulate, dignitaries like John Tory, Mayor of Toronto; MP Rob Oliphant; Dipika Damerla, Ontario Mi media nister of Seniors Affairs in the Cabinet of Premier Kathlaneen Wynne ...

Mentioned by Hill Times Diplomatic dos: Labour Minister Hajdu marks Finland's centenary; Kazakhstan, Qatar celebrate Liberal MP Rob Oliphant, Finnish Ambassador Vesa Lehtonen, and Liberal MP Don Rusnak at Finland's 100th Independence Day celebration at the ambassador's home on Dec. 6. Photograph courtesy of Cynthia Münster. Pirjetta Manninen, spouse of the ambassador ...

Mentioned by The South Bayview Bulldog Lose your keys on Millwood? Here's a late photo/video mix MP Rob Oliphant had Premier Wynne at his side (and two gentlemen) for pictures at his New Year's levee Saturday at the Toronto Botanical Gardens on Lawrence Ave. Nice. But seriously, did you lose your keys on Millwood Rd. between Cleveland St. and ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-607 An Act to establish the office of the Veterans' Ombudsman

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-533 An Act respecting a Srebrenica Remembrance Day